Pence Pledges A Bigger, Better US Virgin Islands
ST CROIX, USVI — US Vice President Mike Pence said, on his visit to the US Virgin Islands, that the White House is committed to assisting in rebuilding the US territory “bigger and better” in the wake of two devastating hurricanes. Governor Kenneth Mapp welcomed Pence, his wife, Karen, and other Cabinet members, including Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, to St Croix prior to an official briefing at the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport.
The governor, Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett, representatives of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and other federal officials updated the vice president on the territory’s recovery efforts.
Following the briefing …